Welcome to the Department of Economics

Economics at Northeastern focuses on the application of economics to real-world problems of policy and business.

Our undergraduate program features co-op work experience integrated with classroom studies and undergraduate research opportunities. Our Master’s program provides students with the analytical skills and experience necessary for a wide range of jobs and career advancement. Our PhD degree in applied economics readies students to lead research in government, consulting, and legal support as well as prepares them to teach economics.

Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
301 Lake Hall
Boston, MA 02115-5000
phone: 617.373.2882
fax: 617.373.3640
email: econ@neu.edu

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Department of Economics News

Why you should care about net neutrality

An opinion piece by Rizwanur Rob, NU Economics PhD candidate, on net neutrality. The Daily Star January 11, 2018…
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Environmental Film Series Sponsors ‘Inconvenient Sequel’ At Chatham Orpheum

On Jan. 6, NU Economics Visiting Professor Madhavi Venkatesan hosted screening of “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power” at the Orpheum in Chatham, Massachusetts…
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02/26/2018

Making the Grade: The Sensitivity of Education Program Effectiveness to Input Choices and Outcome Measures

Economics Research Seminar
Rebecca Thornton,University of Illinois

316 Lake Hall
12:00 – 1:15 pm..
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02/26/2018

Will They Stay after the Flood? A Story of Insurance and Financial Intermediaries

Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series
Ivan Petkov, NU Department of Economics
909 Renaissance Park
12:00 -1:00 pm..
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01/10/2018 - 04/11/2018

Spring 2018 Myra Kraft Open Classroom

Rule of Law
Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m.
West Village F, Room 20..
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